Master of Science in Sport Management / Parks & Recreation
Lasell University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Sport Management/Parks and Recreation prepares students to become effective administrators and managers in both community recreation and park management programs and organizations, providing a fulfilling career in the recreation industry.  Instructors develop a curriculum with the student’s specific goals in mind, while focusing on the major themes and theories related to the leisure service industry.  Courses use case studies to connect the theoretical to the practical so graduates understand the best practices of leisure-related governing bodies.

Courses focus on:

  • Understanding trends in natural resource use and conservation
  • Recognizing, communicating, and improving the role of outdoor recreation in health and well-being
  • Demonstrating and deploying knowledge of contemporary issues related to natural resource management

% Online

100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 is recommended for recent college graduates with fewer than 3 years of professional work experience